Di butterflies control the world? "A single occurrence, no matter how small, can change the course of the universe forever." This is what the text across the image reads. An old Chinese proverb states that a butterfly's gently flapping wings in China has the power to dramatically affect weather on the other side of the world. The butterfly effect metaphor encapsulates the concept of sensitive dependence on initial conditions in chaos theory; namely a small change at one place in a complex system can have large effects elsewhere.
Contemplating The Butterfly Effect
- Tue, Jul 12, 2016